FORNEY, Texas — Two City of Forney employees are celebrating their recent 20-year work anniversaries at the Forney Police Department and Forney Fire Department.

October 1, 2021, marked the 20-year work anniversary for Forney Fire Department Assistant Chief Phillip Pyle, who started his firefighting career in Forney as a volunteer in 2001. Pyle worked in various roles, including Captain of Operations, before his transition to assistant chief.

October 3rd marked Forney Police Department Sergeant Shane Prewitt's 20-year work anniversary.

"We are extremely thankful for Sergeant Prewitt’s service and dedication to our department," read a statement from the department.

"Thank you for your dedicated service to our community!"